• Pennacchio Gets Questions On Gun Reform, Taxes

    Sen. Joseph Pennacchio, who represents Verona in the New Jersey state Senate, popped in to the Verona Town Council meeting on Monday night for one of his periodic visits to town. He made a few brief remarks...

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  • Town Council Agenda: May 21, 2018 Meeting

    The Verona Town Council has posted the agenda for its next meeting, which will be held on Monday, May 21. The Council will have a public hearing and vote on resolutions authorizing it to acquire two pieces of property that a developer...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Editorial: Gun Control, Now

    It happened again yesterday. Another shooting at another American school. Another 17 young lives lost because we as a country have not had the spine to end, once and for all, America’s gun addiction. Since the 2012...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Pennacchio Wants To Make Property Taxes Fully Deductible

    Sen. Joe Pennacchio, who represents Verona in the New Jersey state Senate, is eyeing a home-grown solution to the property tax dilemma posed by the tax plan approved by his fellow Republicans in the federal Senate. Pennacchio...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Pennacchio Opposes Legalization Of Marijuana

    New Jersey state Sen. Joe Pennacchio, who represents the legislative district that includes Verona, today condemned Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s plans to legalize marijuana in New Jersey. Pennacchio, a Republican, cited what he called a “drastic” increase in...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Pennacchio Named Republican Whip In NJ Senate

    Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean announced today that Sen. Joe Pennacchio has been elevated to the position of whip within the New Jersey Senate Republican caucus leadership. Pennacchio represents the 26th legislative district in New Jersey, which...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Letter: State Legislators’ Record Of Failure

    To the editor: This November, the towns that comprise NJ legislative district 26–Butler, Fairfield, Jefferson, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Montville, Morris Plains, North Caldwell, Parisppany, Troy Hills, Rockaway Twp, Verona, West Caldwell and West Milford–will be going to...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Pennacchio Seeks To Expand Racetrack Gambling To Fund Pensions

    Sen. Joe Pennacchio (R-26th), who represents Verona in the New Jersey state Senate, is seeking to expand gambling at horse racetracks to fund the state’s public employee pension systems. “For years, we’ve urged for the creation of...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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